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  • 10 things you might not know about literary enigmas

    10 things you might not know about literary enigmas
    There's no mystery about the best place for book lovers to gather this weekend — it's the Printers Row Lit Fest in the South Loop. But here are other questions about literature that have confounded many: 1/ In September 1849, Edgar Allan Poe...
  • Review: 'Summer House With Swimming Pool' by Herman Koch

    Review: 'Summer House With Swimming Pool' by Herman Koch
    American readers got their first taste of Dutch novelist Herman Koch's disturbingly creative mind when "The Dinner" was published here last year. Its unnervingly amoral characters whet our appetite for more of Koch's sick, twisted — and more...
  • Actress Lauren Bacall dead at 89

    Actress Lauren Bacall dead at 89
    Lauren Bacall, the smoky-voiced movie legend who taught Humphrey Bogart how to whistle in "To Have and Have Not," has died at the age of 89, according to her family. Her death was confirmed by Robbert de Klerk, the co-managing partner of the Humphrey...
  • TV This Week Aug. 17 - 23: 'Doctor Who' on BBC America

    TV This Week Aug. 17 - 23: 'Doctor Who' on BBC America
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Aug. 17 - 23, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies --------------------   SUNDAY David Suchet discusses his 25-year tenure...
  • Ocala Civic Theatre 2014-15 season

     Ocala Civic Theatre 2014-15 season
    Ocala Civic Theater is big on comedy and musicals this season, with one thriller thrown in for good measure. Here's the schedule for the theater, at 4337 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. More details: 352-236-2274 or ocalacivictheatre.com. Signature...
  • Image Expo: Warren Ellis, Kurt Busiek, Jeff Lemire conjure new titles

     
    New highs, warthog wizards and a robot boy on the run figure into upcoming Image Comics titles from acclaimed writers […]...
  • Florida State rises to the top of these college football rankings

     Florida State rises to the top of these college football rankings
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  • Review: 'The Cuckoo's Calling' by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling)

    Review: 'The Cuckoo's Calling' by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling)
    Human nature being what it is — a swampy mess of meanness, envy and spite, in case you were wondering — are we surprised that a lot of people would have been thrilled if "The Cuckoo's Calling" were a terrible book? Or, to put it another way:...
  • Appreciation: Elmore Leonard's unique voice lives on in 'Justified'

    Appreciation: Elmore Leonard's unique voice lives on in 'Justified'
    Elmore Leonard, the highly popular and well-regarded crime novelist who died Tuesday at age 87, also left his mark on television. Compared with his books and the movies that continue to be wrought from them, it’s the smallest of the marks he made:...
  • On Theater: With SCR's cue, season begins

    With South Coast Repertory's golden anniversary season inaugural leading the way, local theater companies — professional, community and collegiate — are lining up to present their initial productions in the 2013-14 season. At SCR, which...
  • Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot to rise again in new book

    LONDON -- Hercule Poirot, the meticulous, mustachioed detective invented by legendary crime writer Agatha Christie, is to rise again 38 years after his literary demise, in a new novel commissioned by the Christie estate. The mystery, as yet untitled,...